Do you want access to training courses, respite breaks and events for free or at discounted rates? There are lots of benefits to becoming a member of Shine.

Take a look at the different types of membership we offer, and give us a call on 01 541 3715 with any questions.

Full Member / Family Member –  Costs €10 per person or €20 for a family of 3. This includes voting rights at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) and counselling, training and events for free or at discounted rates for a 12 month period.*

Student / Volunteer Member – Costs €5 per person. You won’t have voting rights at our AGM, but you can avail of counselling and training and attend our events for free or at discounted rates for a 12 month period.*

Associate Member – This is free of charge. There are no voting rights with this membership but you will have access to all of our support groups and open source information.


Data Protection:

Please refer to Shine’s Privacy Statement relating to your Data Protection rights.


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If you need help with this or want more information on membership, give our Head Office a call at 01 541 3715 or send an email to

*Shine reserves the right to refuse membership without disclosing specific reasons.


Guidelines for Shine Membership:

Membership of Shine runs from the 1st January to the 31 of December of any given year.

Subscriptions are payable on joining the organisation and in advance of the 1st January for each subsequent year.

Subscriptions that reach Shine on or after the 1st of October of the previous year and or before the annual general meeting of the current given year will be accepted as payment for the current calendar year 1st January to the 31st December.

To run for election to the Board of Shine you must be a fully paid up member of Shine for at least 12 months prior to election.

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